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These photos show how far the gay rights movement has come “all young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve. An illustrated history of the american gay rights movement and how it's played out through history, the significant events and landmark cases. © 2000–2018 sandbox networks, inc, publishing as infoplease. From “black is beautiful” to “gay power”: cultural frames in the gay liberation movement eric denby the 1960s and 1970s were a decade of turbulence. The gay liberation movement during the 1970s various gay liberation fronts and gay activists alliances were organized across the us and canada during the 1970s.